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I went to the quarter car wash and cleaned the road phlegm off the bike. She looks pretty good for a bike that has 99,924 miles showing on the odometer.

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Amish dairy here in Alexandria Alabama that has me scratching my head because they use electricity and gasoline powered farm trucks......
If their business has a need either to function or to meet government regulations (refrigeration, pasteurization), then they can get a dispensation from the church to use electricity. They just can't use it for personal comfort.
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Snowing, so, went out to the garage to watch some TV. Sat on the sporty and adjusted the handlebars for the 3rd time in 3 months. I think i got them where i wan them...but prob not...lol
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Went over to the HD dealer and ordered a set of rear axle caps, to match my front axle caps.
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Picked up a NOS seat (still in plastic!) for $100! Nice low profile gunfighter style seat to replace my solo seat and Wonder Bread pillion pad.

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Looked at it as I walked by to shovel the driveway
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Converted my petcock to manual!

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Rode it to work all week. Rained for about 10 miles this morning and about 15 miles of pea soup fog Tuesday morning. Temps in the 60s and 80s.
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